31st July

…was a most effective combination of foliage and flower colours. Sambucus niger ‘Black Lace’ Sambucus niger ‘Black Lace’ Sorbus vilmorinii fruiting away on the drought to capacity. Sorbus vilmorinii Sorbus…

21st September

…alternifolia amamiohshimensis Cardiandra formosa ‘Xitou Survivor’ – hydrangea relative Cardiandra formosa ‘Xitou Survivor’ Cardiandra formosa ‘Xitou Survivor’ The peculiar herbaceous Sambucus ebulus Sambucus ebulus Sambucus ebulus On the Tregrehan stand:Brassaiopsis…

15th May

…full flower. The leaves look a bit like a Sambucus (elder) but not the flower and this is a large multi stemmed spreading tree of 20ft or so (one of…